Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP

Intellectual Property Department

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What the team is known for A go-to firm for household names in the electronics and software spaces. High-calibre trial lawyers who attract important briefs for clients facing patent and copyright litigation. Offers strong representation in patent prosecution and before the USPTO. Growing practice focusing on the representation of Japanese companies in connection with their US patent needs.

Notable practitioners

Annette Hurst is well versed in handling an array of IP litigation and is highlighted for her particular expertise in complex copyright disputes. Sources report: "She's a very polished litigator; she is very good, very talented and savvy."

Jared Bobrow is "an exceptional litigator," say clients. He is recognised in the market for his considerable experience advising on a wide range of hi-tech patent infringement disputes.

Robert Benson is based in California and highlighted for his extensive experience of handling multinational hi-tech patent disputes. He also leads the firm's Taipei office.

DC-based Steven Routh is highly regarded for his in-depth knowledge of representing clients in complex IP litigation. He is recognised for his considerable expertise advising an array of market-leading Japanese companies.